Lullabies

The broken heart behind Brahms's lullaby

A still from the new videoCBC

February 18, 2016

Brahms's lullaby is one of the most iconic pieces of music in the entire classical canon. You've probably heard it a million times — but you probably also don't know the heartbreaking true story behind its composition. In a nifty, poignant new video, the Canadian Broadcasting Company shares that story.